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Photonic crystals molding the flow of light by J. D. Joannopoulos

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English


  • Photons.,
  • Crystal optics.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [131]-133) and index.

StatementJohn D. Joannopoulos, Robert D. Meade, Joshua N. Winn.
ContributionsMeade, Robert D. 1963-, Winn, Joshua N.
LC ClassificationsQC793.5.P427 J63 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 137 p. :
Number of Pages137
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1088331M
ISBN 100691037442
LC Control Number94012372

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